26. 01. 2017

A519 Chocolate turns into a sweet career

Tweet With dual degrees in neuroscience and psychology, Amanda Wright possesses both a knack for problem-solving and the patience of a saint. Two skills that served her well as a research assistant studying...

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24. 10. 2014

Pittsburgh sets record for world’s largest pierogi

Tweet Chefs at Rivers Casino on Wednesday put Pittsburgh in the record book by preparing and serving what Guinness World Records has verified to be the world’s largest pierogi. More than a year...

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25. 10. 2013

Pittsburgh Pierogies: “We love you, dumpling!”

Tweet Carl Funtal has spent most of his adult life as a tough guy, protecting the public as a sergeant with the Shaler Township Police Department. Truth be told, he’s really kind of...

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01. 11. 2012

This is Pittsburgh food: Tailgating – Sunday dinner, Pittsburgh style

Tweet   Lynn Cauley grew up in a household that bled black and gold during football season, so as an adult, there never was a question she wouldn’t carry on the Steelers tradition....

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09. 09. 2012

This is Pittsburgh food: On the cookie tables

Tweet This is the sixth “This Is Pittsburgh Food,” a series of stories and videos on local traditions by Gretchen McKay and videographer and photographer Steve Mellon. When Cristina Lazzaro started planning her...

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01. 05. 2012

Soldier’s Story: A year in Afghanistan changes Lt. Col Chris Cieslak, and her family

Tweet This is the last in a series on Lt. Col. Chris Cieslak’s deployment to Afghanistan:   A bunch of red, white and blue balloons danced at the front door when Lt. Col....

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10. 03. 2012

Old hospital cabinets play integral role in revamped kitchen

Tweet       One-of-a-kind homes often have gathering spaces that turn heads. And indeed, until very recently, Kevin and Alana Kulesa did a double take every time they stepped into the kitchen...

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24. 02. 2012

This is Pittsburgh Food: Wholey’s Fish

Tweet For most Pittsburghers, some things are as sure as the sun rising each morning. You root for the Steelers. You don’t, unless you absolutely have to, cross rivers. And you buy your...

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01. 01. 2012

10 years of TLC bring condemned Manchester beauty back to life

Tweet Abandoned, boarded up and stripped clean of its original architectural details, the 150-year-old townhouse in Manchester wasn’t long for this Earth when David McAnallen decided to rescue it from the wrecking ball....

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07. 02. 2011

A cut below: In the basement of Downtown’s Koppers Building, a convivial barber keeps customers coming back

Tweet Retired public relations executive Larry Werner has been sporting the same no-nonsense businessman’s haircut since at least the Kennedy administration, if not longer: short around the sides and neck, smoothly tapered on...

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